| ||Offense ||Defense |
|Record ||Playoff record ||Total yards ||Pass yards ||Rush yards ||Turnovers ||First downs ||Total yards ||Pass yards ||Rush yards ||Turnovers ||First downs |
|8-4-0 ||0-1 ||3347 ||1148 ||2199 ||45 ||144 ||3545 ||2285 ||1260 ||44 ||139 |
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The New York Yankees' fourth season was in 1949. During the offseason they promoted Norman "Red" Strader to lead the team. Strader previously was the interim head coach/backfield coach of the New York Yankees and had three years of coaching experience in the AAFC. They finished the regular season 8-4-0 and continued to the postseason. They faced the San Francisco 49ers in the playoffs and lost 17-7.
1949 New York Yankees Coaching Staff
Head Coach: Norman "Red" Strader Offensive Line Coach: Mel Hein Backfield Coach: Bernie Masterson